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Germany awards Greek and North Macedonia Leaders 1

Germany awards Greek and North Macedonia Leaders

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras and his North Macedonia counterpart Zoran Zaev were awarded the Ewald von Kleist Award in recognition of their efforts to end the name dispute between the two countries.…

Merkel accepts German responsibility for war atrocities 3

Merkel accepts German responsibility for war atrocities

German Chancellor Angela Merkel cited her country’s responsibility for the occupation of Greece and atrocities committed by Nazis during World War II, after laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown…

Angela Merkel ‘grateful’ to Tsipras over FYROM name deal 5

Angela Merkel ‘grateful’ to Tsipras over FYROM name deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday during her joint press conference in Athens with Greek Prime Minister Alex Tsipras that she was ‘grateful to him for working with the Prime Minister…

German Chancellor arrives in Athens to meet Greek PM Tsipras 7

German Chancellor arrives in Athens to meet Greek PM Tsipras

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at Maximos Mansion in Athens on Thursday evening. This is Merkel’s first visit to Greece since 2012 and will last for two…

Germany hails ‘historic’ FYROM name deal 10

Germany hails ‘historic’ FYROM name deal

German government spokesman, Steffen Seibert told journalists during a press briefing that Germany continues to support the Prespes ‘name deal’ between Greece and FYROM hailing it as an ‘historic opportunity’ to potentially…

The phone call that kept Greece in the Eurozone 12

The phone call that kept Greece in the Eurozone

Former President of France, Francois Hollande said that an a phone call from Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos after the referendum in the summer of 2015, played a pivotal role in Greece remaining…